Cadet Programmes  

Cadet Programmes

The Certificate in Nautical Studies (Pre Sea Deck Cadet Training Program) and Certificate in Marine Engineering (Pre-sea Marine Engineering Programme) are full time training programmes conducted by Wavelink Maritime Institute.


These programmes are jointly sponsored by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), and Singapore Maritime Officers’ Union (SMOU), with the support of partners from Employment and Employability Institute (e2i), Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) and the various shipping companies, with the candidates covering 10% of the course fees.


Under these courses, the candidates have to undergo an approximate 3-year programme to attain a professional qualification as a Class 3 Deck Officer or Class 5 Marine Engineer to work onboard foreign going vessels.



Detailed information of the programmes can be found in the links below